Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy La Paz, Bolivia April 21, 2018

Location: City of La Paz.

Event: A demonstration consisting of a caravan of cars and motorcycles has been called for
Saturday, April 21st between the hours of 09:00 and 13:00. Demonstrators will gather on 21st
Street between the Calacoto area and Costanera avenue. The demonstration will pass through
Zona Sur, Miraflores, Sopocachi and the downtown section of the city. The expected size and
scope of this demonstration is unknown.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid road blocks and exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large gatherings or
  • Do not attempt to pass through road blocks forcibly.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Plan for alternate travel routes in case of road blocks.